Joe Igbokwe who is the Special Assistant on Gutter and Drainage to the Lagos State Governor, has called on federal government to declare State of emergency in the South East following the murder of Dr. Chike Akunyili, husband to Dora Akunyili on Tuesday.
It was earlier reported that Dr. Chike was killed at Umuoji in Idemili North LGA of Anambra State on Tuesday evening.
Joe igbokwe reacting over the ugly incident, said since South East Governors are now deaf and dumb, the Federal government should declare State of emergency in the region.
His statement reads, “SINCE GOVERNORS AND OUR LEADERS IN THE SOUTH EAST ARE NOW DEAF AND DUMB LET ME SAY IT WITH ALL THE EMPHASIS IN MY COMMAND THAT FG SHOULD DECLARE STATE OF EMERGENCY IN THE SE.”
Recall that Dr. Chike Akunyili was husband to late former Information Minister, Prof. Dora Akunyili.